Quinoa Porridge

Serves 2.
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Simmered quinoa and oats in milk and cinnamon makes a rich and hearty porridge. This porridge is great on a crisp fall day.


1 cup rinsed quinoa
1/4 cup oats
2 cups milk
1/2 cup water
1 tablespoon maple syrup
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
Pinch of salt
Pinch of ground nutmeg


Brown sugar


1) Rinse quinoa under cold water.

2) In a medium pot, bring milk and water to an almost simmer over medium heat. Add oats and quinoa.

3) Add in pinch of salt, cinnamon, and syrup.

4) Simmer, covered, for about 20 minutes.

5) If the mixture looks really thick, add another 1/4-1/2 cup of water.

6) Stir porridge and make sure the quinoa is cooked through.

7) Serve with butter, almonds, honey or brown sugar.